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    U.S. Says Russia Increasing Military Presence In Ukraine
    Apr23

    U.S. Says Russia Increasing Military Presence In Ukraine

    The United States says Russia has deployed additional air defense systems into eastern Ukraine and is involved in training exercises of separatist forces in the area in breach of a cease-fire agreement. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    U.S. says Russia ramping military presence on Ukraine border
    Apr23

    U.S. says Russia ramping military presence on Ukraine border

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Russia has deployed additional air defense systems into eastern Ukraine and is involved in training exercises of… …read more Source:...

    ‘Many’ More Human Remains Found At MH17 Crash Site
    Apr22

    ‘Many’ More Human Remains Found At MH17 Crash Site

    Dutch investigators say they have recovered “many” more body parts and pieces of wreckage after returning to the site of the MH17 plane crash in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Berger: Ukraine’s moment of opportunity
    Apr22

    Berger: Ukraine’s moment of opportunity

    Should Canada be more involved in Ukraine? Such involvement is inevitable, because politics and economy today are global, and a conflict elsewhere is no longer merely a regional concern. Even more so for Canada in Ukraine. Canada has a special place and meaning in Ukrainian national mythology. Canadian opinion matters there. …read more...

    Hollande: France Will Reimburse Russia If Warships Not Delivered
    Apr22

    Hollande: France Will Reimburse Russia If Warships Not Delivered

    French President Francois Hollande says France will refund payments made by Russia for two Mistral amphibious-assault ships if the warships are not delivered because of Moscow’s involvement in the Ukraine conflict. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    When Is a TV Channel a Foreign Agent?
    Apr22

    When Is a TV Channel a Foreign Agent?

    Yuri Kochetkov/Reuters Where do the limits of a free press lie? If one were to ask Ilya Ponomarev, a member of the Russian parliament and the only lawmaker to vote against his country’s annexation of Crimea, the answer might be at the doorstep of RT, formerly known as Russia Today. In a recent interview with BuzzFeed, Ponomarev—who...

    Berger: Ukraine’s moment of opportunity
    Apr22

    Berger: Ukraine’s moment of opportunity

    Should Canada be more involved in Ukraine? Such involvement is inevitable, because politics and economy today are global, and a conflict elsewhere is no longer merely a regional concern. Even more so for Canada in Ukraine. Canada has a special place and meaning in Ukrainian national mythology. Canadian opinion matters there. At the moment,...

    Brussels Hits Gazprom with Anti-Trust Charge
    Apr22

    Brussels Hits Gazprom with Anti-Trust Charge

    Brussels officially charged Gazprom with violating EU anti-trust legislation today. The accusation is four years in the making and comes at a time when tensions between Europe and Russia are at a post-Cold War high.The EU’s complaints are straightforward. In the words of EU Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager, Gazprom, which...

    More human remains found at MH17 crash site 9 months later
    Apr22

    More human remains found at MH17 crash site 9 months later

    Nine months after Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was shot down over Ukraine, investigators have uncovered more body parts at the crash site. …read more Source: New York Daily...

    Is Trouble Brewing for the 2015 NPT Review Conference?
    Apr22

    Is Trouble Brewing for the 2015 NPT Review Conference?

    Since its adoption in 1968, the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT) has become a critical mechanism to achieve nuclear non-proliferation and disarmament goals. With only a week to go before state parties to the NPT gather at the United Nations (UN) headquarters in New York to review progress on the implementation of this landmark treaty, it is...